“60 Minutes” to Rebroadcast Episode Featuring George Mason Alumna

Posted: July 3, 2002 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

On July 7, the CBS television show “60 Minutes” will rebroadcast a recent episode featuring George Mason alumna and folklorist Jean Renfro Anspaugh. The segment profiles Anspaugh and her extensive research involving diet culture. Anspaugh’s book, Fat Like Us, examines the complex relationship between Americans and food, as well as the booming diet industry in Durham, N.C., otherwise known as the “Diet Capital of the World.”

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